Signature Events

Jazz Thaw

Saturday, March 7
Sip, sizzle and swing during a jazz tour presented by Downtown Oak Park in partnership with 90.9 WDCB “Chicago’s Home for Jazz!”

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Thursday Night Out

Thursday Night Out

Thursday Night Out 2020 has been canceled until further notice.

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Uncork Illinois Wine Festival

Uncork IL Wine Festival 2020 has been canceled until further notice.

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Shop Outdoor Sale

July 9 – 12, 2020 
End-of-season sales at select businesses! Local businesses join forces for Downtown Oak Park’s Shop Outdoor Sale on Thursday, July 9th 5PM-9PM; Friday, July 10th 10AM-8PM; Saturday, July 11th 10AM-7PM & Sunday, July 12th 12-5PM. (Individual business hours may vary.)

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Art Dans la Rue

Tuesday, August 4
Immerse yourself in French culture for a day full of art, food, wine, music, demonstrations, and more in Downtown Oak Park!

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MicroBrew Review

Date: TBA 
Sample more than 200 craft beers from 70 Midwestern breweries, purchase food from local restaurateurs and groove to the sounds of local bands at this zero-waste event.

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September 18 & 19
Celebrate fall at this free two-day music festival offering a premier lineup, seasonal food, microbrews, wine and Kids’ Root Beer Garden.


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Shopper’s Reward

November 1
Shop Downtown Oak Park during the Holidays and get a Rebate Certificate. Nov. 1 through Dec. 25.

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Winterfest & Cookie Walk

Saturday, December 5th from 3-6pm 

Participate in Downtown Oak Park’s annual Cookie Walk, catch a glimpse of Saint Nicholas and enjoy a variety of family-friendly performances.

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Home for the Holidays

Saturday, December 19
Catch the old-fashioned holiday spirit and celebrate the season in Downtown Oak Park on Saturday, December 19th from 11am-3pm on Marion Street at Lake Street and North Boulevard.

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